"Brown Bag" Panel Discussion September 19: Developing Proposals
The session is scheduled for Thurs., Sep. 19 from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. in the Coxwell Room located at the west end of the JSU stadium.
IRC Offers Mock Grant Proposal Development on September 24
The professional development session is scheduled for Tues., Sep. 24 from 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. in the Gold Room of Bibb Graves Hall.
Want to Study Abroad in Rome? Interest Meeting Scheduled for September 23
There will be an interest meeting for a study abroad trip to Rome, Italy (May-Term 2014), on Sep. 23 at 4:30 p.m. in Brewer Hall 228.
Call for Promotion and/or Tenure
Faculty who are eligible to apply for promotion and/or tenure may pick up binders in the Provost Office.
Call for Promotion to Distinguished Professor and Distinguished Lecturer
Faculty who are eligible to apply for promotion to Distinguished Professor or Distinguished Lecturer may refer to the Academic Affairs website for guidelines, application and schedule.
An honest, inspiring peek into the lives of moms in college
Chantay Robertson and Ruth Hobbs share their journeys as mothers pursuing college degrees.
Football Game Day Information - Jacksonville State University vs. Jacksonville University
The Gamecocks will host Jacksonville University on Saturday, Sept. 7, and here is all the information you will need for the game! The SGA Theme is “Out Doll the Dolphins” and all students are encouraged to dress your best for the Game.
Get Fit at "Lunch Crunch" This Fall
The JSU Wellness Center will be offering a "Lunch Crunch" fitness class in Pete Mathews Coliseum from 12:15-12:45 on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Wednesday, September 4.
Disaster Volunteers Sought by JSU Emergency Management
In times of disaster, they can mean the difference between life and death. Learn how you can make a difference at JSU and in the local community as a disaster volunteer on September 5.
Dr. Pete Van Zandt to Present Biology Lecture
Dr. Pete Van Zandt will present "Moths as Environmental Indicators in Urban Habitats" on September 13, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. in Rm. 130 of Martin Hall.
October 7 "Get Linked" Event Could Help Students Land Tomorrow's Dream Job
The Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce continues to partner with Jacksonville State University to provide students the opportunity to connect with area professionals of all levels. To help us accomplish this, we’re holding our semi-annual “Get Linked" event at the Hampton Inn in Jacksonville on Monday, October 7, from 4-6 p.m.
American Red Cross Blood Drive Today at Merrill Hall
There will be an American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, Sept. 6 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Merrill Hall.
JSU to Welcome Former Representatives for Constitution Day Celebration
JSU will welcome former Rep. Earl Hutto (D) from Florida and former Rep. Sue Kelly (R) from New York for its Congress to Campus Program, Sept 16-17. This event is being sponsored by the JSU American Democracy Project Team and Congress to Campus...
Health Fair 2013: 11 years of SUCCESS
Counseling Services, University Housing and Residence Life, Health Services Center (Project Vortex) and the JSU Peer Educators will sponsor "Take a Friend to the Health Fair" on Thurs., Sep. 19, in the TMB auditorium from 10 a.m. -2 p.m.
Child Development Club to Hold Organizational Meeting on September 24
The Child Development Club will hold an organizational meeting at 3 p.m. on Tues., Sep. 24 in room 213 of East Mason Hall.
Disaster Response Volunteer (CERT) Interest Meeting September 17
Come learn more about the CERT Program on Tuesday, September 17 at 6:30 p.m. in 1101-B of the Houston Cole Library and get details about the upcoming CERT training in October.
JSU EM and Nursing Department to Host "Get Ready Day"
The JSU Department of Emergency Management and the JSU Nursing Department, as part of the Volunteer Generation Fund program, will host Get Ready Day on September 17, 2013. Participants can come by any of the 14 venues beginning at 9:00 a.m. on September 17, 2013 to receive more information...
Alpha Omicron Pi Will Host Sept. 19 'Smoke Out Arthritis' BBQ Event
Alpha Omicron Pi’s Annual Smoke Out Arthritis event will be Thursday, September 19, 2013 from 6 - 8 p.m. at the Theron Montgomery Building (TMB Lawn).
JSU 's Little River Canyon Field School to Present Weekend Fine Art Landscape Photography Workshop
Jacksonville State University's Little River Canyon Field Schools will present a Fine Art Landscape Photography Workshop featuring master photographer and print maker John Alexander Dersham on Friday and Saturday, November 1-2 at the Little River Canyon Center and National Preserve in Fort Payne.
Nominate a Colleague for Employee of the Month
The Employee of the Month program is an excellent way to acknoledge the "above and beyond" service of an employee or co-worker.
Intramural Bowling Hits the Lanes on September 23
Intramural Bowling will begin play on Monday, September 23 at 8 p.m. and will continue for six consecutive weeks at the Anniston Bowling Center.
JSU Emergency Alert System Test Scheduled for September 18
The University Police Department will perform a test of the JSU Emergency Alert system on Wednesday, September 18th, at 10:00 a.m. Please expect to receive a test message at this time. If you do not receive the test message, please login using the instructions below, and update your contact preferences.
Wednesday Workshop - "How to be Advised for Pre-Registration and Create a Balanced Class Schedule"
The Office of Academic Advisement will be hosting a Wednesday Workshop on September 25, 2013, at 4:30 p.m. in Rm. 122 Martin Hall...
ISO and SGA to Sponsor the Latin Dance Party
The International Students Organization (ISO) and Student Government Association (SGA) will be partnering together to sponsor the Latin Dance Party on Thursday, September 19, 2013, 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m., at the Alumni House...
Fall Career Fair Slated for October 2
JSU Career Services announces the following dates for Career and Education Fairs during the 2013-2014 academic year.
September 19 'Brown Bag' Panel: Developing Proposals
Bring your lunch and join us as we talk about helpful hints and pitfalls to avoid when developing a proposal. Ask questions and hear from faculty who have been successful in developing proposals and receiving funding.
Having an Open House During Homecoming? Alumni Relations Can Help Promote!
As in years past, the National Alumni Association wants to promote any departmental open houses being held during Homecoming on Saturday, October 12.
CORE Academy Unites JSU and Surrounding Schools for a Brighter Tomorrow
Children being allowed, even encouraged, to make use of their smartphones, ipads, and other electronic devices during school hours? Sounds absurd, right?
Well, by embracing and harnessing today’s cutting edge technology within the classroom, educators are preparing children early-on to more easily step into the digital world of the 21st century. This is part of what the CORE (Collaborative Regional Education) Initiative seeks to do...
JSU Department of Communication is Moving
The JSU Department of Communication is moving. The new office will be located in Room 181, Self Hall.
Kay Griffin is JSU Employee of the Month for September 2013
Congratulations to Ms. Kay Griffin, Jacksonville State University's Employee of the Month for September 2013. Ms. Griffin is a secretary in the Athletic department.
Scenic Little River Canyon Center Half Marathon Will Be October 12
View fall on foot and enjoy what could be one of the most scenic half marathons in the country during the Little River Canyon Center Half Marathon, slated for Saturday, October 12 in Fort Payne.
Hammond Hall Gallery Opening: Margaret Poplin Illustration and Design
This exhibit features the illustration and design of Margaret Poplin, graphic designer in the Jacksonville State University Department of Art.
Rock Your Course with NROC and the Latest in 21st Century Tools
Included with NROC membership is a "MyJSU" branded, HippoCampus website, a free resource for all JSU faculty and staff, encompassing a wide range of videos, assessments, and student learning outcomes across disciplines.
Operation Beautiful: Transforming the Way You See Yourself One Post-it Note at a Time
The mission of Operation Beautiful is to post anonymous notes in public places for other people to find.
Alpha Omicron Pi Raises over $4,200 for the Arthritis Foundation
Alpha Omicron Pi held its annual "Smoke Out Arthritis" philanthropy event September 19 on the TMB lawn at Jacksonville State University.
Zeta Tau Alpha Begins "Think Pink" Month at Sept. 28 Football Game
Zeta Tau Alpha's Annual Think Pink® Month will begin with this Saturday’s JSU football game on September 28th, where the Zetas will host a Pink Out game and “Shake It For A Cure” event. The Zetas will be accepting donations for the cause and distributing pink pom-pom shakers. ZTA encourages all fans to wear pink to the game.
JSU's First Spanish and Latin American Film Festival Coming This October
JSU Department of History and Foreign Languages will be hosting “Celebrating the New Wave of Ibero American Cinema” during the month of October in Wallace Hall Auditorium...
Sept.-Oct. "JSU Economic Update" Now Available for Online Viewing
Featured in this issue is "Treasury Income Tax Collections and Tax Burden, JFK Through George W. Bush," written by Dr. William T. Fielding, dean of the JSU College of Commerce and Business Administration.
Annual Gamecock Gallop 5K, Youth Run Will Be Saturday, Oct. 26
The JSU HPER Department will hold its 13th Annual Gamecock Gallop 5K and Youth Run on Saturday, October 26. The 5K begins at 8 a.m. at Pete Mathews Coliseum and the Youth Run will begin at 9:15 a.m. on the JSU Track.
Emily White Assumes Position of Registrar
In the fall of 2013, Ms. Emily Horsfield White assumed the position of Registrar for Jacksonville State University. Ms. White has served as the Assistant Registrar for the university since 2006...
Jacksonville State University’s Annual Security and Fire Report Now Available
Jacksonville State University’s Annual Security and Fire Report is completed and available online.
Dr. Schneider to Present on "Evolution and Operant Learning" on October 2
The Department of Psychology will be hosting a presentation by Susan Schneider, Ph.D. on October 2, 2013, at 2:30 in Rm. 12 of Ayers Hall. Dr. Schneider will be presenting on her new book, The Science of Consequences. Her talk is titled, "Evolution and Operant Learning."
Musical Touring Vet Michael Brothers to Conduct Clinic at JSU Oct. 2
Michael Brothers has 30-plus years in the music business and has traveled with some of the most popular shows and artists to embark on national tours. On Wednesday, October 2 from 10 a.m. - noon, he will share his experience and offer advice to students interested in similar careers during a free Music Business Clinic in 105-A Mason Hall on the Jacksonville State University campus.
Little River Canyon Half Marathon and Rendezvous at the Rim WIll Be Oct. 12
Celebrate autumn at Jacksonville State University’s Little River Canyon Center and the Little River Canyon National Preserve for the Canyon Half Marathon and Rendezvous at the Rim.
Octubafest Concert Series Features Tubist Andrew Miller on Oct. 2
Alabama Symphony Orchestra Principal Tubist, Andrew Miller, will perform a free recital at JSU on Wednesday, October 2, in Mason Hall (upstairs in the Performance Center) at 7:30 p.m.
October 2 Wellness Wednesday Goes Gluten-Free, Asian
Good health is good fortune, and the October 2 Wellness Wednesday will show you how you can improve yours!
JSU Student Wins "Miss Congeniality" at Miss Alabama United States
Erica Paige Huddleston, a Jacksonville State University CEPS senior majoring in early childhood and elementary education, won "Miss Congeniality" at the 2013 Miss Alabama United States pageant...
Little River Canyon Center operation plan in the shadow of a possible government shutdown
In light of what may be a US Government shutdown, Jacksonville State University's Little River Canyon Center will remain open on a day-to-day basis, with limited services between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
JSU Social Work Program and NASW Alabama to Present October 4 Workshop-- HIV/AIDS Spectrum: Mental Health Training and Education of Social Workers
The JSU Social Work Program and NASW Alabama will present a workshop, HIV Spectrum Project: Mental Health Training and Education of Social Workers-- Co-Occurring Conditions, on Friday, October 4 from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on the 11th floor of the Houston Cole Library.
Please Don't Feed the Phish-- How to Recognize, Respond to Attempts on Your GEM Account
Over the past few days several JSU students, faculty, and staff have fallen victim to “phishing” e-mails. The effect of someone falling victim to a “phishing” e-mail is felt by both the individual user and all jsu.edu users.